Meet Our Team

Lucian Ionescu
Vice President, Residential Operations

Lucian Ionescu is the Vice President of Residential Operations for Centurion Property Associates Inc. and oversees both the multi-residential and student housing portfolio of properties. He has over 10 years of experience in both property and asset management within the apartment industry. Lucian completed his Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics and Information Technology at the Lucian Blaga University in Romania.

John Lucic
Director, Fixed Asset Management and Innovation

John Lucic is responsible for the implementation of all building services and construction projects throughout the portfolio.  He has 15 years experience with implementing technical and capital expenditure projects within the multi-residential, senior housing and commercial sectors.  John received his Bachelor of Commerce from Ryerson University.

Sarah Stewart
Director, Marketing and Call Centre Operations

Sarah Stewart is the Director of Marketing and Call Centre Operations for Centurion Asset Management Inc., overseeing all aspects of Centurion's marketing platforms including social media, branding, and customer experience. Sarah brings over ten years of strategic marketing and leasing experience in the residential property management industry.

Christa Gibbs
Director, Student Operations

Christa Gibbs is the Director, Student Operations for The MARQ Student Communities by Centurion Property Associates Inc. She brings over fourteen years of experience managing both multi-residential and student housing assets, as well over twenty years of relevant customer service experience. Christa is a dedicated leader with a focus on inspiring and fostering a collaborative environment, driven to exceed business goals and deliver excellent resident satisfaction.

Laura Salvatore
Associate Director of Human Capital

Laura Salvatore joined Centurion after graduating from Ryerson University in 2012. She is presently the Associate Director of Human Capital for Centurion Property Associates Inc. and Centurion Asset Management Inc., overseeing all aspects of Centurion's human resources. Laura also acts as Secretary to the Board of Trustees for Centurion Apartment REIT, Centurion Real Estate Opportunities Trust, and Centurion Financial Trust. She is a Certified Human Resources Leader (CHRL).

Bronwyn Blakley
Waterloo, General Manager

Bronwyn Blakley is the Senior Assistant General Manager for The MARQ's 167, 168, and 173 King St properties. Bronwyn has over three years of experience working in student residence and building operations, as well as over 10 years of relevant experience in customer service. She is passionate about providing valuable customer experiences while aiding in the process to make sure that day-to-day building operations are kept running smoothly and efficiently.

Luigi Mazzariello
Montreal, General Manager

Luigi Mazzariello is a Housing Manager for The MARQ and oversees its Student housing operations in Montreal at La MARQ au 515. He came to La MARQ with over 15 years of hotel guest service experience in the Montreal market and has a passion for exceptional service. Luigi received a Diploma in Tourism Management from the John F. Kennedy Business School.

Sarah Pierri
Call Centre Supervisor

With over 10 years of customer service experience, Sarah is the Call Centre Supervisor for The MARQ Student Housing. She oversees the Customer Care Team, ensuring the needs of all our residents, prospects and clients are met with the utmost professionalism, satisfaction and respect.